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Police & Firemen’s Ball Being Held This Week In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A special evening to honor the men and women who serve our community as Police Officers and Firefighters is coming up this week in Marquette. Event Organizer Rich Tegge of Wealth Strategy Group joined the SUNNY Morning Show recently to talk about the Police & Firemen’s Ball. […]

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School Closings & Delays For Tuesday, 1/23/18

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Blustery conditions with snow showers are continuing in many areas this morning. The National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township says the snow will diminish this morning with some patchy blowing snow continuing until around noon. North winds at 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high […]

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Schools Closings For Monday, January 22, 2018

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An anticipated winter storm, along with foggy conditions with icy roads in many areas, has resulted in several school closings for today.  Here is our latest list: Gwinn Area Community Schools Ishpeming & Ishpeming Headstart Negaunee & Negaunee Headstart NICE Community Schools Christ the King Pre-School Ishpeming […]

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Women’s March Marquette Happening This Sunday

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A special event is happening Sunday in Marquette to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the Women’s March and to mobilize interested parties to get out and vote. Event co-organizer Jenn Hill joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to share details about the Women’s […]

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Heikki Lunta Festival This Weekend In Negaunee Celebrates A Yooper Winter

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Luge Club is proud to be hosting the Heikki Lunta Festival this weekend,  January 19 & 20, 2018, in downtown Negaunee. One of the event’s co-coordinators, Mike Ilmonen, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to invite all to the Iron […]

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MI D-N-R Moving Forward With U.P. Deer Movement Study

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is moving ahead with a program to capture and collar white-tailed deer in the western U.P. as part of a multi-year study. Terry Minzey, DNR U.P. Regional Wildlife Supervisor, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk […]

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Casperson Discusses Proposed Legislation Affecting MI DEQ Rulings And Permits

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Senator Tom Casperson joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about legislation in the Senate that would have an impact on rulings by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. Casperson said the legislation would create an environmental rules committee that would […]

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Marquette Chamber Unveils ‘Creative In Residence’ Program

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Chamber of Commerce is seeking individuals who work in the creative industries to apply for a new residency program. Chamber Executive Director Jason Schneider joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to share the details about The Marquette Creative Residency. Schneider explained […]

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131st Annual Ski Jumping Tournament Coming To Suicide Bowl This Month

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Ishpeming Ski Club is presenting the 131st Annual Suicide Ski Hill Ski Jumping Tournament on Tuesday, January 23rd. Gary Rasmussen, Chief of Competition at the tournament, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to invite everyone to the longest consecutively running ski jumping […]

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School Closings & Delays For Friday, January 12, 2018

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A continuing blast of winter weather has closed down multiple schools across the central U.P. today.  Here’s the list of closures and delays: Marquette Area Public Schools Father Marquette Academy North Star Academy in Marquette Marquette-Alger RESA Redeemer Lutheran Preschool in Marquette Gwinn Area Schools Ishpeming Public […]

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